Sculptor; Daughter of Cornelius Vanderbilt II and wife of Harry Payne Whitney.
State Of New York Railroad Grade Crossings Bond For $5,000 Issued To United States Trust Company Of New Yorl As Successor Trustee Under The 11th Article Of The Will Of Cornelius Vanderbilt For Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney
WHITNEY, GERTURDE VANDERBILT
1934, New York. $5,000 State Bond Railroad Grade Crossings bearing 4% interest. Blue/Black. Engraved vignette of the state seal at top center. Issued : “: United States Trust Company of New York as Successor Trustee Under the 11th Article of the Will of Cornelius Vanderbilt for Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney.” GERTRUDE VANDERBILT WHITNEY: (1875-1942) Eldest surviving daughter of Cornelius Vanderbilt II (1843-1899) and Alice Claypoole Gwynne, great-granddaughter of Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt. Punch and stamp cancellations. Very Fine.